Cesar Corrales

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Cesar Corrales
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Cesar Corrales as Billy
Born Cesar Antonio Corrales Morrales
(1996-09-26) September 26, 1996 (age 20)
Mexico City, Mexico
Years active 2000–present

Cesar Corrales (born September 26, 1996)[1] is an actor and dancer born in Mexico City, Mexico of Cuban descent. Corrales currently resides in Montreal, Quebec with his parents who are also dancers.

Career[edit]

Cesar Corrales began his professional dancing career at age four when he appeared in a Royal Winnipeg Ballet production of Madama Butterfly.

Corrales received a small dancing role in the 2004 film Shall We dance?.[2]

In 2008 Corrales won first place for gymnastics at the Coupe Quebec. In the same year Corrales joined The National Ballet School of Canada.[3]

After successfully auditioning for the part of Billy Elliot in 2009, Corrales began his run as Billy at the Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre in March 2010.[4][5]

After the Chicago production closed in November 2010, Corrales was transferred to Toronto to begin the production there as Billy beginning February 1, 2011.[6]

Corrales appeared in the part of Billy Elliot for the final time in the Sunday May 1, 2011 matinée performance at the Canon Theatre in Toronto, Ontario.

Corrales has since returned to his home in Montreal where he is continuing his ballet training.

Stage Credits[edit]

Date Production Role Theatre
"Mme Butterfly" Mme Butterfly's Son Royal Winnipeg Ballet
"Anna Karenina" Anna Karenina's Son
"The Nutcracker" Child in the Party National Ballet of Canada
Misha Les Grands Ballets Canadiens
March 18 - November 28, 2010 Billy Elliot the Musical Billy Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre
February 1 - May 1, 2011 Canon Theatre

Film Credits[edit]

Year Title Role
2004 Shall We dance? Dancer

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-12-29. Retrieved 2011-04-19. 
  2. ^ https://movies.nytimes.com/person/1519380/Cesar-Corrales Cesar Corrales Filmography New York Times
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-03-16. Retrieved 2011-04-19.  Introducing Toronto's Billy Elliot
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-03-16. Retrieved 2011-04-19.  Chicago Billy's Announced
  5. ^ http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/The-312/April-2010/Chicago-Billy-Elliot-Opening-NIght-Cesar-Corrales/ Cesar Corrales Nails the Opening Night of 'Billy Elliot the Musical'
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-03-16. Retrieved 2011-04-19.  Full Toronto Cast Announcement

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